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Appetite for Self-Destruction: The Spectacular Crash of the Record Industry in the Digital Age

Steve Knopper

About the Program

Rolling Stone contributing editor and author of four previous books discusses what he believes is the rapidly approaching death of the recording industry.  He chronicles the recording industry's mistakes, as the digital age advanced and the role federal courts have played in providing a lifeline to the industry through the steady stream of infringement lawsuits that are upheld.

About the Authors

Steve Knopper

Mr. Knopper is a Rolling Stone contributing editor and author of four previous books, including "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Starting a Band."   His writing has appeared in Wired, Esquire, and the Chicago Tribune, among others.  For more information on Mr. Knopper, you can go to steveknopper.blogspot.com.


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Appetite for Self-Destruction: The Spectacular Crash of the Record Industry in the Digital Age

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  • Saturday, April 10th at 1pm (ET)
  • Monday, February 22nd at 6:30 (ET)
  • Sunday, February 21st at 12 (ET)
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